The Easiest Braided Updo You'll Ever Try

  1. Begin Slideshow
    braided-hairstyle-opener

    2.9K

    SHARES

    19 comments
    See All Slides

    While this braided updo may look like it takes a PhD in follicular manipulation to achieve, it's actually surprisingly simple — a little tucking here, some twisting there, and then you roll it all up and you've got yourself a snazzy new style. What, you need more to go on than that? Fine.

    We wrangled our in-house beauty expert, Taylor, to show you her step-by-step secret to crafting this chic coiff. And, for those of you who like your tutorials to be a bit more in motion, we also whipped together a quick video to show you how to put all those sneaky steps together. Click through for the DIY, or hit play below, and prepare to be impressed.

    Photographed by Lia Schryver

    Like this post? There's more. Get tons of beauty tips, tutorials, and news on the Refinery29 Beauty Facebook page!







    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Movies & TV

From Catwalks To Close-Ups: 9 Model-Turned-Actresses

There's a certain stigma in Hollywood surrounding models who want to make the notoriously tricky transition into acting. While A-listers like Halle Berry, Penélope Cruz, and Cameron Diaz all started out as models, none of them walked the runways to global superstardom. They emerged as stars only after their acting careers read

Festivals

8 Coachella Looks You'll Want To Copy

From Selena Gomez sightings to Leo DiCaprio's endearing dad moves at MGMT to the infinitely inspiring styles we peeped, our Coachella hangover is definitely not one we're complaining about. And, because it's the festival that truly sets a precedent for summer looks to come, you could say we're still reeling on the read